DALLAS, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement on the Dallas Independent School District Board of Trustees’ decision to name a new school in her honor - the Eddie Bernice Johnson Elementary School.
DALLAS, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson held a virtual round table discussion on COVID-19 preparedness for the upcoming school year with Dallas Alliance AFT President, Rena Honea; Texas PTA President, Suzi Kennon; Superintendent CEO of Uplift, Yasmin Bhatia; and several educators and parents.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Eddie Bernice Johnson and Tony Cárdenas introduced the Strengthening Mental Health Supports for BIPOC Communities Act, legislation to improve access to health services for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) communities.
Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, who is a cosponsor of H.R. 8015, the Delivering for America Act, released the following statement:
Dallas, TX– Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson virtually met with Dallas County Postmaster, Yulonda Francis-Love; Dallas District Manager, Scott Hooper; and Manager of Retail/Marketing, Joanne Scarpelli to hear how the federal government could better support the safeguarding processes, operational needs, and service standards of the DFW United States Postal Service (USP
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded $2,698.241 to Head Start of Greater Dallas, Inc. for early childhood readiness.
Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson issued the following statement marking the 85th anniversary of Social Security, which was signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on August 14, 1935:
Dallas, TX – Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson announced that Abounding Prosperity, Inc. has received a total of $565,000 through two federal grants from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services as part of the Special Projects of National Significance (SPNS) Program.
“I will remember my friend, Congressman John Lewis, for his kindness, forceful stance against injustice and his unwavering hope for equality and his unwavering hope for equality.
“His belief in and fight for democracy had a definite impact on me and my opportunity to serve as a Member of the United States Congress.
Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson was joined by Senator CatherineCortez Masto (D-NV), Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ-12) and Congressman Luis Correa (D-CA-46) in introducing a resolution to designate the month of July as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Mental Health Awareness Month.